Schaumann bodies

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Schau·mann bod·ies

(show'mahn),
concentrically laminated calcified bodies found in granulomas, particularly in sarcoidosis.
Synonym(s): conchoidal bodies

Schaumann,

Jörgen Nilsen, Swedish physician, 1879-1953.
Besnier-Boeck-Schaumann disease - Synonym(s): Besnier-Boeck disease
Besnier-Boeck-Schaumann syndrome - Synonym(s): Besnier-Boeck disease
Schaumann bodies - concentrically laminated calcified bodies found in granulomas, particularly in sarcoidosis. Synonym(s): conchoidal bodies
Schaumann lymphogranuloma - obsolete term for sarcoidosis.
Schaumann syndrome - Synonym(s): Besnier-Boeck disease